Is there anything in the $2 Trillion dollar stimulus package which provides help for real estate agents? Here is a preliminary roundup & summary of information courtesy of Bob Bergeron at Crescent Title. Point #1: Do Real Estate Agents DO Qualify A concern among real estate agents has been their self-employed, independent contractor status. However,
Updated: 3-24-2020 As a Critical Financial Services Firm, America’s Mortgage Resource remains open to serve our clients & referral partners. Continual changes to interest rates & guidelines make it vitally important to stay in touch with clients and referral partners right now. Fortunately, our technology allows us to do a great deal of mortgage work
We are all blessed Thanksgiving especially is the time to share those blessings. Help us provide a Thanksgiving dinner to disadvantaged families in our local community for the 11th year in a row! We are proud to be teaming up with Just The Right Attitude to host our 11th Annual Turkey Drive on November 22nd
A recent story in the Gambit predicted the NOLA real estate market faces lower prices and longer times on the market in 2020. But Fannie, Freddie & the Mortgage Bankers Association say otherwise. Is the doom & gloom accurate? Or will the strong market continue? Rose Colored Glasses 3 real estate industry giants are optimistic
Some of us are hard-core, year-round bikers. But the arrival of fall brings cool, crisp weather that brings out even the casual biker in all of us. Whether you’re a hard core biker or an occasional cruiser, you’ll be hard pressed to find a better place to ride your bike than metro New Orleans. And
Focusing on a particular part of town or neighborhood is a great way to really stand out in the real estate world.  But unless you have had clients recently in the mid-city area, you might be missing out on great opportunities in what might be NOLA’s hottest area. Get Reacquainted with Mid City Mid City
The average FICO score in the US is on the rise. After bottoming out at 686 during the housing crisis nearly 10 years ago, the “average” credit score has now reached 706: Keeping your credit score at 700 is considered “golden” as once you’re above that level, it becomes much easier to secure favorable credit
Make no mistake about it… our seniors are at risk when it comes to losing their money. And when it happens, it hurts. On average, seniors lose between $40k – $50k when they are the victims of abuse. Scammers, predatory lenders, caregivers & even family members are stealing money from seniors in record numbers.  
Barry is gone. Luckily, most of the metro area was spared serious damage. Except for the early onset of “Hurricane Fatigue”. It started to set in over the weekend. You probably saw the Facebook memes like this: And this one Even Jim Cantori looked bored while standing in the Quarter. That’s hard to do. But
No Saints games yet. But there’s the beach! Our homes take a beating from the summer heat. Before you shell out $400+ or more on your power bills this summer, make sure you’re using these 5 tips to stay cool & save money: Tip #1: Fans, Fans & More Fans Fans are our best friends